Chris is a Portfolio Manager for the firm’s Long Duration product and has over 12 years of investment experience. Chris provides valuable research through data mining indices and market data that assists in shaping the portfolios and the strategies. He also chairs the firm’s Portfolio Management Committee and utilizes his understanding of our process to help drive strategic discussions and research. Chris has extensive experience in portfolio construction and risk analysis and is responsible for implementing and maintaining the firm’s risk system, BondEdge. He also frequently contributes to Pugh Capital’s macro research publications. Chris is very active in the community frequently speaking at local non-profits on topics related to financial literacy. Chris received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Washington.